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Walled Garden and Attached Animal Engine House, 75 Metres West of Lainston House, Sparsholt

Description: Walled Garden and Attached Animal Engine House, 75 Metres West of Lainston House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 145931

OS Grid Reference: SU4413231653
OS Grid Coordinates: 444132, 131653
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0825, -1.3713

Location: Watley Lane, Sparsholt, Hampshire SO21 2LT

Locality: Sparsholt
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO21 2LT

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Listing Text


1/16 Walled garden and
5/12/55 attached animal
engine house, 75 m
W of Lainston House
(formerly listed as Walls of
Walled garden to Lainston
Octagonal walled garden with animal engine house attached. "Late C17 and
C18. Brick walls, timber scantling with brick infill and plinth, slated
roofed building. Octagonal garden wall enclosing a hectare, 3 m high with
stepped brick coping. Brick piers to gateways on E and W and late C20 gate-
way to N. Engine house single storey 3 bay with C18 windows and door.
Massive timbers inside with vertically set shaft 5 m long, from which a bar
descends at an angle of 45 degrees. 2 struts support bar. The end of the
bar carries a swingle tree for the harness.

Listing NGR: SU4353231626

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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